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A Christmas return - a novel by Perry, Anne, author. A Christmas return - a novel

Tis the season of giving--and with this wonderful book, New York Times bestselling author Anne Perry shares a brand-new holiday mystery filled with bygone relationships and hidden secrets. As Charlotte Pitt's grandmother Mariah Ellison finds herself investigating a long-unsolved slaying, it becomes clear that grappling with intrigue and foul play runs in the family. A festive Christmas package left on Mariah's doorstep contains an ominous present, sparking memories of a twenty-year-old murder th

Nov 12, 2017
A deadly éclair by Gerber, Daryl Wood, author. A deadly éclair

It’s always been Mimi Rousseau’s dream to open her own bistro, but it seems beyond her grasp since she’s been chased back home to Nouvelle Vie in Napa Valley by her late husband’s tremendous debt. Until her best friend Jorianne James introduces her to entrepreneur Bryan Baker who invests in promising prospects. Now, working the bistro and inn until she’s able to pay it off and call it her own, Mimi is throwing the inn’s first wedding ever. The wedding will be the talk of the town, as famous talk

Nov 16, 2017
A Late Frost by Connolly, Sheila, author. A Late Frost

Nov 12, 2017
A mystery at Carlton House by Gardner, Ashley, author. A mystery at Carlton House

Captain Lacey is drawn into the affairs of the highest in the land when his friend Grenville is asked by the Prince Regent to look into odd happenings in his lavish abode of Carlton House. Objects of value have gone missing, paintings and sculpture have been moved, and some of the staff have reported strange sounds and movements in the shadows. The Regent and his cronies suspect ghosts or other malign spirits. The Bow Street Runners have a more human suspect for these doings, and Captain Lacey i

Nov 13, 2017
A whiff of cyanide by Fraser-Sampson, Guy, author. A whiff of cyanide

The third volume of the bestselling Hampstead Murders sees the team become involved with a suspicious death at a crime writers' convention. Is this the result of a bitterly contested election for the Chair of the Crime Writers' Association or are even darker forces at work? Peter Collins, who is attending the convention as the author of a new book on poisoning in Golden Age fiction, worries that the key clue to unlock this puzzle may be buried within his own memories. A character called Miss Mar

Nov 16, 2017
All together dead by Harris, Charlaine. All together dead

Louisiana cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse must not only deal with a new man in her life--the shapeshifter Quinn--but also contend with the long-planned vampire summit. The summit is a tense situation. The vampire queen of Louisiana is in a precarious position, her power base weakened by hurricane damage to New Orleans. And there are some vamps who would like to finish what nature started.

Nov 16, 2017
All together dead by Harris, Charlaine. All together dead

"Betrayed by her vampire beau, Sookie discovers a potential new lover in the devilishly handsome shapeshifter Quinn. But affairs of the heart must take a back seat to the summit. Perhaps the most important item on the docket is the dwindling power base of the vampire queen of Louisiana, who is in a difficult position following extensive hurricane damage. As behind-the-scenes deals are struck, Sookie must decide which side she's on--and the wrong decision could spell catastrophe."--

Nov 16, 2017
An old, cold grave by Whishaw, Iona, 1948- author. An old, cold grave

"It's early spring of 1947 in idyllic King's Cove, and the Hughes ladies, mere et fille, are gardening and sorting through the jars of food that have been put up for the winter. But while cleaning up after the roof of their root cellar has caved in slightly, they are horrified to discover a small skeletal hand embedded in the mess. Panicked, they call Lane Winslow, the ex-British secret service agent, and, not without some misgivings about the state of their tense relationship, Lane calls Inspec

Nov 12, 2017
Assault and buttery by Abbott, Kristi, author. Assault and buttery

Repairs are under way at Rebecca Anderson's gourmet popcorn shop. With production of her tasty treats on hold, Rebecca has plenty of time to read the old diary she discovered hidden in the shop's walls. It's a fun peek into her town's history... until the diary's abrupt ending leaves Rebecca wondering whether she's actually stumbled upon a cold case. Unfortunately for Rebecca, mysteries are popping up right and left. When local busybody Lloyd McLaughlin is found dead, the police suspect he was p

Nov 12, 2017
Berried secrets by Cochran, Peg, author. Berried secrets

"When Monica Albertson comes to Cranberry Cove--a charming town on the eastern shore of Lake Michigan--to help her half-brother Jeff on his cranberry farm, the last thing she expects to harvest is a dead body." -- Provided by the

Nov 12, 2017
Berry the hatchet by Cochran, Peg, author. Berry the hatchet

"The entire town of Cranberry Cove is popping with excitement. Monica Albertson is baking cranberry goodies by the dozen and shopkeepers are decking out their storefronts for the first annual Winter Walk--an event dreamed up by the mayor to bring visitors to the town during a normally dead time of year. But it's the mayor who turns up dead during the grand opening ceremony, his lifeless body making its entrance in a horse-drawn sleigh. Monica's mother and stepmother quickly become the prime susp

Nov 12, 2017
Blindman's bluff - a Decker/Lazarus novel by Kellerman, Faye. Blindman's bluff - a Decker/Lazarus novel

Los Angeles detective Peter Decker tackles a homicide case involving a billionaire real estate developer, his wife, and four employees. While Decker leads his homicide team throughout California and into Mexico, he thinks his own wife is on jury back at the courthouse. But a chance encounter with a court translator who needs her help leads Rina into the heart of the murder investigation, and straight into the path of a gang of ruthless killers.

Nov 16, 2017
Body on the doorstep by MacKenzie, A. J. Body on the doorstep

Nov 18, 2017
Breathe - a suspense thriller by Brogan, Mike, author. Breathe - a suspense thriller

B R E A T H E ... a mystery suspense thriller... Doctor Nell Northam is abducted by jihadists to help them launch a weapon. The President asks his security advisor, CIA Special Advisor Donovan Rourke, to stop the attack. But when Donovan and Nell are finally ready to stop it, they realize they've been deceived - and that thousands of Americans are about to die.

Nov 13, 2017
Buenos Aires noir by Buenos Aires noir

"Buenos Aires: city of contrasts, contradictions; always on the edge of chaos; in love with its own disorder despite the crude, transitory violence, the lack of law and order, the ubiquitously hurled insult, the thunderous boom of traffic, and honking, hurled curses. Its inhabitants love/hate the city. In the language of the port-dwellers, irony is currency. The multimillionaires of Puerto Madero deal in this irony with as fluently as the workers in the "misery cities," which is what we call the

Nov 16, 2017
Butcher's moon by Stark, Richard, 1933-2008. Butcher's moon

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Nov 12, 2017
Canal Days calamity by Blair, Jamie M., author. Canal Days calamity

Cameron Cripps-Hayman is taken aback when she stumbles upon another murdered neighbor, this time behind her sister’s shop, Dog Diggity. The timing couldn’t be worse, as there’s only a week left before the store’s grand opening during Canal Days, the biggest festival of the year. When the police arrest her handyman, Cameron knows they have the wrong suspect, so she and the rest of the Metamora Action Agency set their sights on cracking the case. They’ve got one solved murder under their belts?how

Nov 12, 2017
Club dead by Harris, Charlaine. Club dead

Sookie's boyfriend has been very distant-in another state, distant. Now she's off to Mississippi to mingle with the underworld at Club Dead-a little haunt where the vampire elite go to chill out. But when she finally finds Bill-caught in an act of betrayal-she's not sure whether to save him ... or sharpen some stakes.

Nov 16, 2017
Crazy like a fox - a novel by Brown, Rita Mae, author. Crazy like a fox - a novel

An "investigation into a missing and very valuable object flushes out murder, ghosts, and old family rivalries. Now "Sister" Jane Arnold and a pack of four-legged friends must catch the scent of a killer and unearth a long-buried truth"--

Nov 13, 2017
Cremains of the day by Simon, Misty, author. Cremains of the day

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Nov 13, 2017

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